Real Talk: Adult Relationships, Highlight Reel Friendships, and Courting Your Friends

Real Talk: Adult Relationships, Highlight Reel Friendships, and Courting Your Friends

Each friend represents a world in us, a world not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.  ~ Anais Nin Adult Relationships Relationships are hard yo. Like ridiculously hard. And no I am not talking about the romantic swept off your feet heart all aflutter [...]

The Bachelorette and My Own Personal Story With A Toxic Relationship

The Bachelorette and My Own Personal Story With A Toxic Relationship

"Relationships can be very traumatic. But being in a healthy relationship can be very empowering." ~ Kangana Ranaut              Trigger Warning: This post talks about abusive and toxic relationships. The Bachelorette I am interrupting my (scattered) regular blog post scheduling for a topic brought to light thanks to The Bachelorette. Yes, [...]

2016: Losing Inhibitions and Gaining Friendships

2016: Losing Inhibitions and Gaining Friendships

"And now we welcome the new year. Full of things that have never been." ~ Rainer Maria Rilke This year could be called the year of relationships. It has taught me a lot about them from friendship to romantic, and everything in between. But most importantly of all my relationship with myself. Perhaps it was because [...]